US House District 4 will have a Democratic Party candidate to vote for on August 2, 2016, and it’s very important that everyone living in the district get out and vote. Debra Wirth of Clinton County will run as the Democratic write-in candidate.
Write-in candidates are required to file paperwork with the county clerk and Secretary of State declaring their intention to run in the primary no later than 4:00 pm the Friday before the primary, and they need to win the most votes of all other write-in candidates running for the same seat to win their spot on the November ballot.
Debra Wirth grew up in Eaton County. She graduated from Waverly High School in 1970, and Michigan State University in 1974. In 1977 she began practicing law and worked as an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney in Ingham County. After living in Missouri from 1983 to 2009, Wirth returned to Michigan and married her husband, Steve Wirth in 2011. They live in Clinton County.
Debra Wirth ran against Dave Camp in 2012.
If you would like to meet Debra Wirth and join her in her campaign kickoff, she will be at two locations on June 29, 2016. At 11:00 AM she will be at the Vietnam Veteran Memorial at Island Park in Mount Pleasant, MI. At 4:00 PM she will be at the Clinton County Courthouse in St. Johns. Make sure to register to vote by July 5, 2016 and write in Debra Wirth on August 2 for US House District 4.